The First Part Of Goethe's Faust

By: Goethe; Anna Swanwick (Trans); M. Retzsch (Illust)

Price: $246.19

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Fine

Revised edition, 1st edition with Retzsch's illustrations. Impressive deluxe purple leather spine and board tips, marbled boards and gold filet. 4-ribbed spine with gold decor, top page ends gold gilt. Other page ends rough-cut. Matching marbled endpapers. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 167 pages. Verse translation. 29 Retzsch's illustrations. Goethe liked his work. Revision by Anna Swanwick of her verse translation of 40 years earlier. It corrects the omission of double rhymes, as well as further emendations. Scarce.

Title: The First Part Of Goethe's Faust

Author Name: Goethe; Anna Swanwick (Trans); M. Retzsch (Illust)

Categories: Media/Performing Arts, Theatre Plays Antique, Before 1900, Classics Modern,

Edition: First Thus.

Publisher: London, UK, George Bell: 1893


Binding: Leather Bound

Book Condition: Very Fine

Size: 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall

lbs: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 94169

Keywords: Media/Performing Arts::Theatre Plays Antique Poetry::Before 1900